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Pine Grove, PA, US

Machine Technician (Entry Level Mechanical)


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.


The successful bidder must have had previous experience with Mayer knitting machines as a Knit Operator I. Bidders in these classifications will be chosen by plant wide seniority within the department.

Duties will include pattern wheel and style changes when required machine maintenance. Fabric appearance as to cleanliness to insure quality and; checking quality, tightening warps, assisting threaders with setting boxes, clamps, lifting and dropping bars, cutting out machines, pointing, pulling end over for threaders previous duties performed by oiler, keeping machines cleaned greased and free of oil leaks, assisting Operators, and any other duties as assigned by management.\



Guilford Performance Textiles, by Lear Corporation is a supplier of textiles to the global automotive industry as well as to industrial and medical markets in the U.S. With revenues of approximately $475 million and 1500 employees worldwide, we have two manufacturing facilities in the US and one in the UK. Guilford is owned by Lear Corporation, a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical power management systems, with over $14 billion in revenue, operations in 35 countries and a culture that is dedicated to operational excellence, superior customer service and continuous improvement.


Machine Technician (Entry Level Mechanical)
2nd Shift (3pm-11pm) $17.80 per hour + 25 cent shift differential
3rd Shift (11pm-7am) $17.80 per hour +20 cent shift differential

Entry level candidates with some mechanical experience are highly encouraged to apply.

Successful candidate will learn our manufacturing operation as an operator first then move into the technician responsibilities.

Technician is responsible change overs, preventative machine maintenance and regular machine maintenance when required.

Technician is responsible for assiting other production associates with equipment related issues.



Basic verbal and written communication skills required. 

Responsible for producing good quality products safely and that meets production needs.

Must be reliable and willing to work overtime as needed. 


We offer an exceptional benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx; Paid time off for Holidays and Vacation!


When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger. If you are seeking a great opportunity with a company that values your time and hard work, this is the opportunity for you!



APPLY NOW to be considered for an interview or stop by to complete an application on Site at:



1 Penn Dye Street

Pine Grove, PA 17963


Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Allentown